Born and raised in the United States, Alex has a Master’s Degree in Geography as well as an MBA, and earned his PGCE from the University of Nottingham in England. He has been teaching at PBIS since April 2008. Before working in the world of education, he was employed as a budget planner and financial analyst for British Telecom in Munich, Germany. Alex enjoys travelling, playing the piano, and engaging in sports, especially swimming, biking and tennis. He has his wife Petra have two lively daughters, Sandra and Vivienne.